Program

ML8 HAS BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS

REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Day 1: 23 March 2020

Location: Aksioma | Project Space, Komenskega 18, Ljubljana

19:00–21:00
EXHIBITION OPENING (and guided tour by the artists)
Offshore Matters by Demystification Committee

Day 2: 24 March 2020

Location: Kino Šiška, Trg prekomorskih brigad 3, Ljubljana

10:00–16:00
Komuna hall
WORKSHOP #1
Offshore Operator Tour by RYBN.org

11:00–13:30
WORKSHOP #2
Game-Changers: The Game by Rok Kranjc

16:00–16:30
Katedrala hall
INTRODUCTION by Janez Janša & Geert Lovink

16:30–18:00
PANEL #1
Housing: Hacking the Crisis of Home
Moderator: Klemen Ploštajner (SI)
Speakers: Lenart J. Kučić (SI); Forms of Ownership / Vienne Chan (HK/DE); DOMA.CITY / Maksym Rokmaniko (UA)

18:30–20:00
PANEL #2
Care: Solidarity is Disobedience
Moderator: Davor Mišković (HR)
Speakers: Pirate Care / Valeria Graziano (IT), Marcell Mars (HR); Cassie Thornton (CA); Maddalena Fragnito (IT)

20:30–22:00
KEYNOTE #1
What Lies Behind Bitcoin: The Rise and Promise of Blockchain Computational Systems
Moderator: Inte Gloerich
Speaker: Denis ‘Jaromil’ Roio

Day 3: 25 March 2020

Location: Kino Šiška, Trg prekomorskih brigad 3, Ljubljana

10:00–13:00
Komuna hall
WORKSHOP #3
Zencode: How to Write Smart Contracts Using Natural Language by Puria Nafisi Azizi & Denis ‘Jaromil’ Roio (DYNE.org)

16:00–16:30
Katedrala hall
INTRODUCTION by Janez Janša & Geert Lovink

16:30-17:40
PANEL #3
Tax Havens: Normalised Grand Theft
Moderator: Anuška Delić (SI)
Speakers: RYBN.ORG (FR); Demystification Committee (UK/IT)

18:10–18:30
ARTIST TALK
The Work of Art in the Age of Decentralised Trust
Speakers: César Escudero Andaluz (ES) & Martín Nadal (ES)

18:30–20:00
PANEL #4
Blockchain: Radicalising the Social Imagination
Moderator: Patrice Riemens (NL)
Speakers: Jaya Klara Brekke (UK); Max Haiven (CA); Martin Zeilinger (Scotland)

20:30-22:00
KEYNOTE #2
The Geopolitics of Financial Inclusion: Big Tech and the Golden Straightjacket of Digital Payments
Moderator: Lenart J. Kučić (SI)
Speaker: Evgeny Morozov (BY)